Heyl Royster


Heyl Royster



Recent Seminar: Employer Road Map for 2016: Avoiding Legal Potholes


This seminar was held in Peoria, Illinois on November 12 and was designed to help business owners and managers, Risk Managers, HR professionals, EPLI carriers, and supervisors to get ahead of potential labor and employment issues before the new year. Our Employment & Labor attorneys discussed the following:

  • Compliance with wage and labor laws for vacation and overtime pay
    • Fair Labor Standards Act
    • Illinois Wage Payment & Collection Act
    • Illinois Minimum Wage Law
  • Updating handbooks
    • Leave policies and the FMLA
    • Pregnancy
    • NLRB
  • ADA: The interactive process
    • Specific examples of reasonable accommodations
    • Frequently seen problem areas for employers
  • Legal updates
    • New rules/bills that are here or on the way 
    • Concealed Carry Act
    • Eavesdropping statute in Illinois
    • Independent contractors